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New Minas Newswire

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  1. Waterville home - completely destroyed' in overnight fireRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    ... and Berwick were dispatched to the structure fire through automatic aid protocol and crews from Aylesford and New Minas were later called in to assist with overhaul efforts. "The cold had taken its toll on the crews battling the fire. We brought in ...

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  2. Kentville family physician Dr. Wadden wins Hidden Gem AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Truro Daily News

    ... with. Cann is one of 10 family medicine resident doctors in the Annapolis Valley district, which spans from New Minas to Annapolis. These residents have handed out awards to their preceptors family doctors who are instructors with the program that, ...

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  3. Waterville home - completely destroyed' in overnight fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Nova News Now

    ... and Berwick were dispatched to the structure fire through automatic aid protocol and crews from Aylesford and New Minas were later called in to assist with overhaul efforts. "The cold had taken its toll on the crews battling the fire. We brought in ...

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  4. Kings and West Hants Court Report, Dec. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Nova News Now

    Kevin Douglas Sampson, 43, of no fixed address, has been sentenced to jail time for two counts of using a forged document as if it were genuine. Sampson pleaded not guilty to the charges in June 2011 and the matters were adjourned for trial.

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  5. Two Kentville men accused in $1.3 million Summit Hyundai fraud yet to enter pleasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Nova News Now

    Two Kentville men accused in a $1.3 million fraud from the Summit Hyundai dealership have designated Halifax defence lawyer Joel Pink as their legal counsel. - File Photo KENTVILLE, NS - Two Kentville men facing charges in relation to a New Minas car dealership being defrauded of $1.3 million have yet to enter pleas in court but have designated legal counsel.

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  6. Kings and West Hants Court Report, Nov. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Nova News Now

    ... not exceeding $5,000 from the Kentville Save Easy and stealing property of a value not exceeding $5,000 from the New Minas Superstore. French was found guilty on the charges of resisting a police officer and one count of failing to comply with ...

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  7. Cottage burns to the ground in overnight fire at Aylesford LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Nova News Now

    ... and there were no injuries as a result of the blaze that brought the structure to the ground. Fire departments in New Minas and Waterville were initially paged to the scene as part of the automatic aid protocol in place, but Desloges said "part way ...

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  8. Kings and West Hants Court Report, Nov. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Nova News Now

    ... a total of $1,300 and imposed a one-year driving prohibition against him. Arsenault committed the offence in New Minas on June 17. The legal blood alcohol limit is 80 mg of alcohol in 100 ml of blood. Arsenault gave breathalyser readings of 90 and ...

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  9. NKEC teacher accused of sex offences released on bail following Kentville court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | Nova News Now

    ... of the residence, place of employment or school of the alleged victim. Harrison is to report by telephone to the New Minas RCMP every Friday and he is to have no contact with anyone under the age of 18, with the exception of family members or when ...

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  10. Memory of Centreville boy Jacob Stern lives on through toy drive in support of Salvation ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Nova News Now

    ... families have smiles on their faces on Christmas morning. This year's toy drive takes place at Walmart in New Minas on Dec. 1 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Drop off locations include 415 Stead St., Kentville; RE/MAX Advantage, 17 Webster Ct., Kentville, and ...

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  11. Gift of time needed to make Kentville Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Nova News Now

    ... Army with the Angel Tree at the County Fair Mall in 2017. Last year, in partnership with the Kentville and New Minas Council of Churches, 551 families were provided with Christmas food hampers and, with support from Christmas Daddies, 621 children ...

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  12. Kings and West Hants Court Report, Nov. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Nova News Now

    ... Giles a total of $1,560 and imposed a one-year driving prohibition against her. Giles committed the offence in New Minas on Aug. 26, 2017. Five counts of possessing stolen property of a value not exceeding $5,000 were dismissed on Nov. 13. Lambert ...

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  13. Rotaract Kingstec group a first for Nova Scotia Community CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | Nova News Now

    New Minas Sunrise Rotary Club president Mark Vardy, Rotaract Kingstec secretary Nicole Peel, faculty advisor Heather Hill, Rotaract Kingstec president Jessica Reddick, faculty advisors Daniel MacKinnon and Shelley Meldrum, Rotary International District Governor Robert Christie, Rotaract Kingstec vice president Dominque Smith and treasurer Emms De Guzman at the Rotaract Kingstec launch event. - Contributed KENTVILLE, NS - A recently established student leadership group is the first of its kind at the Nova Scotia Community College and members are already working on their first project.

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  14. New Minas man charged after 165 grams of cocaine seized in Greenwich to serve federal timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | Nova News Now

    A New Minas man who pleaded guilty to possessing cocaine for the purpose of trafficking will serve a federal sentence. Jonathan Ross Allen, 29, of New Minas, pleaded guilty in May to possessing cocaine for the purpose of trafficking.

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  15. Kentville men accused of million-dollar New Minas car dealership fraud appear in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | Nova News Now

    Two men accused of defrauding a New Minas car dealership of about $1.3 million have appeared in court to request changes to the conditions of their undertaking. Justin Darren Bateman, 30, and Darren Bateman, 53, appeared in Kentville provincial court Nov. 1 with a written submission seeking approval to have the conditions of their undertaking varied to allow for out-of-province travel.

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  16. Devastating fire kills 30,000 chickens at Sheffield Mills poultry farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | Truro Daily News

    Wilmar Acres, a producer of broiler chickens in Sheffield Mills, has lost approximately 30,000 chickens after a weekend fire destroyed their barn. All livestock inside the building died during the fire.

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  17. Devastating fire kills 30,000 chickens at Sheffield Mills poultry farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Nova News Now

    Wilmar Acres, a producer of broiler chickens in Sheffield Mills, has lost approximately 30,000 chickens after a weekend fire destroyed their barn. All livestock inside the building died during the fire.

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  18. Grant application requested before Kentville council to consider...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Nova News Now

    ... own children to be if they ran into a financial problem and the choices available," Calkin said. Heather Keddy of New Minas spoke to the lack of affordable housing in the area. She said she works for 60 hours a week and is just squeezing by ...

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  19. Rising Seas: Saint Mary's University prof begins project to focus on realigning dikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Amherst Daily News

    ... consider." A bulldozer levels out soil after a section of dike along the Cornwallis River between Kentville and New Minas was moved and built up as part of flood prevention work to counter climate change projections of water levels. - Ian Fairclough

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  20. Rising Seas: Farmer offers solution to Cumberland floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Amherst Daily News

    Note: Sea levels are rising at a pace unparalleled in modern times and storms are becoming more intense as a result of global warming. This story is part of a weeklong series examining our rising oceans, the impact on our region and what government, scientists and others are doing to track change and mitigate damage .

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